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IT leaders and a monthly networking event held at the:
Amba Charing Cross Hotel
The Strand, London, WC2N 5HX
(Nearest underground station Charing Cross)
For details of forthcoming CW500 events, visit our CW500 event site, where you'll find full speaker information, agenda and notifications of future CW500 meetings.
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Is it time to jump off the Windows bandwagon?
The growth of user power has forced organisations to re-think IT strategies as employees demand mobility, collaboration and the latest technology
CW500: Preparing for mainstream cloud IT
2015 is set to become the breakthrough year for cloud computing – and now the challenge of making the IT department cloud-ready begins.
Economy, jobs and technology trends on CIOs' minds in 2015
CIOs gathered at the first CW500 meeting of 2015 to discuss the economy, the technologies driving business and good IT leadership
The business challenges and benefits of identity and access management
IT leaders gathered at a CW500 Club meeting to hear from peers about the challenges of identity and access management
Chief data and digital officers rise to threaten the CIO
Just as the most senior IT executive finally proves their worth, a new evangelist tries to take credit for all-things-digital: the CDO
CIO interview: Ian Bell, CIO, Cambridgeshire Police Service
The CIO of Cambridgeshire Police Service talks about the constabulary’s move to digital for collaboration and information sharing in its effort to increase efficiency
CIO interview: Rovio Entertainment's Kalle Alppi believes IT staff should be embedded in business”
The CIO at the company behind Angry Birds talks about running global IT with only five permanent staff
CIO interview: Billie Laidlaw, RSPCA
RSPCA CIO Billie Laidlaw explains how the charity's cloud-first approach to IT procurement benefits the animals in its care
CIO interview: Adam Gerrard, Yodel
Moving the parcel delivery firm from legacy IT to a digital infrastructure attracted experienced CIO Adam Gerrard to Yodel
CIO interview: Darrell Stein, vice-president of information systems at Reckitt Benckiser
Several months after taking charge of IT at Reckitt Benckiser, Darrell Stein is pushing ahead with a strategy to increase digital revenues
CW500: June 2015 - Tackling complexity in IT
Ask most IT leaders what hinders them from transforming their IT estate, and they cite the complexity of their legacy systems. If you were to start your IT from scratch, there’s little doubt the infrastructure would be simpler, more flexible, and smaller – as would the IT department. IT needs to shrink and become less complex – and the technologies exist to do so. But how to migrate from legacy to simplicity? In these CW500 Club videos, our speakers talk about their experience of reducing complexity in IT.
Next CW500 Club event
22nd July 2015
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